The Unit for breast care services opened in November 2008 at The Park Centre opposite Brighton’s Preston Park. Fitted with the latest mammography equipment, it is the first centre in the UK to offer this level of technology and all outpatient services under one roof.
Contact for public enquiries:
The Park Centre for Breast Care
177 Preston Road
Click here to view a location map of the Park Centre
Breast Outpatient Appointments (3rd Floor):
01273 664773 / 664969
Breast Screening Appointments (2nd Floor):
Click here to cancel or reschedule your breast screening appointment online
Getting to the Park Centre
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177 Preston Road is situated opposite Preston Park, half way along, on the A23 which is the main route in and out of Brighton.
There is no on-site public parking other than limited disabled parking.
There is one disabled parking bay at the front of the building and one in the covered car park under the building. If you require access to the disabled parking please drive to the barrier, press the intercom and entry will be given on production of a valid disabled parking badge.
There is a drop off point half way along the north side of the building with direct access to the main lobby and lift. At the front right of the building there is also access to the lower ground floor and lift.
At peak times it may be necessary to drop off a disabled visitor and for the driver to seek alternative parking.
There is no immediate on-street parking, however Pay and display car parking is available on the opposite (east) side of Preston Park and the surrounding residential roads.
All Stations are approximately a 15-20 minute walk.
Preston Park Station:
Leave station and follow Clermont Road to the main A23 road, then turn right and follow the road until you reach 177 Preston Road opposite Preston Park.
Leave Brighton Station at the rear entrance where the station car park is situated. Take a right turn after The Jury’s Inn Hotel into Billington Way, follow the road all the way to the bottom (road bears right) Turn left at the T junction and follow the road until you reach the end of New England Street. At the traffic light junction, turn right towards the A23 and take 2nd left into Preston Road which is also the A23 and you will pass Barclays Bank on your left. Follow the road until you reach 177 Preston Road on the left hand side of the road opposite Preston Park. Past the speed camera and Travel Lodge.
London Road Station:
At the end the station approach opposite The Signalman Pub, turn right and go down Springfield Road, this road crosses Beaconsfield Road so continue across Beaconsfield Road into 2nd part of Springfield Road. Turn right and this is Preston Road. Cross the Road so you are on left hand side and follow the road until you have reached 177 Preston Rd which is opposite Preston Park. Past the speed camera and Travel Lodge.
There is a bus Stop right outside the Unit called “Nestor Court”.
Services that stop here: 5A, 5, 17, 55, 56, 87, 88.
For services and timetables please click here
Also numbers 40 and 40X stop here and are free for patients with a hospital appointment letter and Cards. Please see below timetables and fares for these services.
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